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The Quantified Self and Data Ownership

I bought a cool new gadget today that tracks exercise and sleep quality! Then I had a change of heart and cancelled the order a few minutes later. 562 more words

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OPINION: The poor state of science and research in Australia.

The threats to the future of research in Australia are becoming a reality. Surfacing news about proposed budget cuts of up to 20% or $150 million of Government funding to CSIRO have enraged the research community. 666 more words


Russian deputy PM: Russia plans to get a foothold in the Moon

Neil McAllister reports for The Register:

Barely six weeks after rolling troops into the Crimean Peninsula, an official from Vladimir Putin’s Russia has announced the country’s next expansion target: the Moon. 123 more words

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CSN Mobile App, Resources at Your Fingertips

By Courtney Nixon

Did you know you can check your grades on your smartphone? College of Southern Nevada’s mobile application, recently launched to increase connectivity with students, provides quick resources. 292 more words

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How to digitize your old VHS tapes

I’ve been looking for some time for a reliable way to digitize some old VHS tapes, and finally found one. I wasn’t looking for a way to copy VHS to DVD, but directly from VHS to an MPEG file, and discovered such a method using an… 157 more words

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Dr. Fred Travis - Meditation and the brain - 13 May 2013, HTV1 Croatia (high resolution)



Interview of Dr. Fred Travis, Director of the Center for Brain, Consciousness, and Cognition at Maharishi University of Management (www.mum.edu) by Krešimir …
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